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Photographer Wanting to Document the Decline of Our National Parks
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Photographer Wanting to Document the Decline of Our National Parks

National Parks are “the best idea we ever had,” at least according to Pulitzer Prize winning environmentalist, Wallace Stegner. The parks are one of the only places that welcome people of every color, age, race, creed, or religion. Memories are created on the trails. Kids develop respect for the world […]

Salmon are Disappearing in BC Rivers [Film]
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Salmon are Disappearing in BC Rivers [Film]

What do prairie dogs, wild bees and Sockeye Salmon have in common? Answer: they’re what is considered a keystone species, vital for the local ecosystem. A keystone species is removed, the entire ecosystem is threatened by collapse. Think of plankton – remove plankton and there goes your whales, coral, seahorses, […]

7 Reasons Why Owning An Electric Car is Awesome (On Top Of The Environmental Benefits)
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7 Reasons Why Owning An Electric Car is Awesome (On Top Of The Environmental Benefits)

Chances are if you’re reading this, you’re a conscientious citizen of the world who’s well aware of the environmental benefits of owning a car. (Do I even need to list them?) Zero greenhouse gas emissions that cause climate change. Zero need for foreign oil that’s contributing to the political unrest […]

What You Now Think of Me After Seeing Me in My Pompom Ski Hat
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What You Now Think of Me After Seeing Me in My Pompom Ski Hat

Yesterday I ran into the boy that I’m secretly in love with at the car repair store. I was wearing a Patagonia sweater, some pants and a ski hat with a big pompom on it. I was excited to see the boy, but the pompom made it a dicey situation.We […]

Velodrome in Armenia
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Velodrome in Armenia

YEREVAN VELODROME from Sevag Vrej on Vimeo. Even if you don’t know where Armenia is on the map doesn’t mean that the country isn’t holding its own in the cycling world. In 2011, Armenia finished construction on the Yerevan Velodrome. The new velodrome is said to meet international modern standards. […]

The REI 1440 Project: Celebrate the Outdoors
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The REI 1440 Project: Celebrate the Outdoors

Time spent outdoors is time worth celebrating. Or at least that’s how REI sees it. The new 1440 Project was created with the sole intention of celebrating each minute of every day spent outdoors, all 1440 of them. This interactive project is designed for the community of outdoor lovers to […]

Will Online Petitions Save The Environment?
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Will Online Petitions Save The Environment?

Back of America entered into a shitstorm of consumer complaints last year when they instituted a five dollar a month fee for debit card users. I’m not paying for that shit, responded probably all their customers. People began complaining on all the social media sites, including a relatively new site […]

The Best Dam Thing for Outdoor Recreation
Environment

The Best Dam Thing for Outdoor Recreation

Dam removal is a hot topic in the outdoors industry. In areas all across the country, city, state, and federal officials are mulling over the perceived benefits of dams and asking hard questions about their future. A central question in all of these discussions is how the area will make-up […]

Go Take a Hike
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Go Take a Hike

No offense, but you should go take a hike. Seriously! This is actually in your best interest. In the world of now, we consume media by the bucket loads, and in the end our rear ends have left a perfect impression on the couch (or chair, or futon). Here is […]

Greedy Lying Bastards
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Greedy Lying Bastards

Money always has a way to smother the truth. In this case, ExxonMobil and the Koch brothers have been the ones fueling the nation’s ignorance. Global warming has been brutally damaging our world and the people in it for years, yet there is still not a unified effort to combat this preventable […]